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That’s one hot Tamale

June 2nd, 2011 · No Comments · Events, Food, People, Place

On Saturday the 28th of May, we hosted our first Flavour Session at Chancery Lane for friends and family. Like any adolescent boy, we were a little nervous about our first time (hosting a food research and development session that is) but any fears of underperformance were soon quashed by the sheer pleasure of the [...]

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with us at our grand opening of Chancery Lane

April 5th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Chilango Chancery Lane, People, Place, Prosperity

The Chilango family is getting bigger and better and to celebrate our new restaurant opening at Chancery Lane on 5th May, we’re going to do what we do best: host a party! And there ain’t no party like a Chilango party, especially when there’s FREE burritos and live music.
On Cinco de Mayo (5th [...]

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“How to Eat a Burrito”… in Ink!

March 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Food, Guest Blogger, People

Liam Reynolds loves burritos as much as we do, as well as Mexican wrestling… but we thought he was just kidding when he said he was going to tattoo our “How to Eat a Burrito” graphic onto his body. WE. WERE. WRONG.
Here’s a guest blog from Liam telling the tale of just how our graphic [...]

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Surprise Letter in the Mail

February 2nd, 2011 · No Comments · Cool Customer Comment, People, Place

At Chilango we get a lot of feedback from our guests but we were surprised to find this letter among the usually very boring collection of invoices we get in the mail. It certainly helped brighten up our day.
” Dear Chilango
Here is the money for a bag of chips that I took but did not [...]

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Santi Shines in the Kitchen

November 19th, 2010 · No Comments · Food, People, Place, Upper Street

Santiago (known as Santi) has been working at Chilango for two years and received a shiny new Apple I-Touch at our quarterly staff party. Santi started out as a kitchen porter at Chilango but worked hard to focus on his cooking and management of the kitchen. He has excelled in his position but hasn’t forgotten how to [...]

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ONE MILLION BURRITOS STRONG

November 19th, 2010 · No Comments · Events, Fleet Street, Food, People, Place, Prosperity

Over the last five years we’ve rolled – and you’ve eaten – hundreds of
thousands of burritos in our four restaurants, but did you know we just
gave away our ONE MILLIONTH BURRITO in our Fleet Street restaurant?
That’s right, one of our loyal guests, Matt Southall who works in the
area, ordered the one millionth burrito and we [...]

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Stella Artois to the Rescue!

November 11th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Bluewater, By Shannon - Feedback Fundi, Food, People, Place, Prosperity

Andy is one of our Chefs at Chilango Bluewater and is an excellent example of what working at Chilango is all about. He takes pride in serving great food, in a friendly, clean environment to guests he genuinely cares about. With an endless supply of energy and great team spirit, Andy still finds time to [...]

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Fleet Street: The Fridge

November 8th, 2010 · 5 Comments · By Rob Quickfall - Fleet Street Manager, Fleet Street, Food, People, Place

Please meet Anthony and Matt(aka the fridge) who work in the area. On Friday, they downed 3 pints of beer and wolfed down 1 burrito between each pint  in under an hour. A total of 3 burritos! They started with chicken, then steak and ended off with pork. We bought them their 3rd burrito in [...]

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Tickets to Mexico

October 28th, 2010 · No Comments · Events, Food, Guest Blogger, People, Place

Last year on Mexico’s Independence Day, we held an event to raise money for the NSPCC. Hamish and David were lucky enough to win a trip to Mexico compliments of Chilango and the Mexico Tourist Board. They have been kind enough to share some of the highlights with us below:
Landing in Mexico City, we were [...]

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Rodrigo Rocks the Kitchen

October 25th, 2010 · 1 Comment · By Shannon - Feedback Fundi, Fleet Street, Food, People, Place, Prosperity

Rodrigo has been part of the Chilango team for almost two years and has one of the hottest roles as a chef in the Chilango Fleet Street kitchen. For those of you who don’t know, Fleet Street Chilango is a pretty busy place over lunch time with a constant, high demand for freshly prepared ingredients. [...]

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